Yeah, we got the power, let's do it tonight! (The power, tonight) We got a cause and we know that it's right. (A cause to fight) Yeah, we got the numbers, let's do it tonight! (The numbers, alright!) Yeah, we got the power, got the power tonight! We got the power tonight! 19 men were tried and fired, August 26th through 29th For violation of rule 35 The forbidden right to organize They suffered the loss of their livelihood that night. That night! A city in terror on the thin blue line. A thousand-plus walked off the job to support their brothers' cause, The anti-union prohibition clause. Demanded loyalty at any price On the thin blue line.